20 06, 2018

Green Matcha Lactation Boosting Smoothie

2020-02-17T23:56:08-08:00June 20th, 2018|Breatfeeding, Eat, Family, Smoothies, Vegetarian|4 Comments

For me, breastfeeding was hard at the start, but after a few tips and making sure I had the right essentials things were going fairly smoothly. After a while, I felt as though LO wasn’t getting as much milk as he may be wanting. He’d been gaining weight at a good rate and having the right amount of wet diapers, but I felt that there was more I could do to provide [...]

25 05, 2018

Lactation Boosting Breakfast Bars

2020-02-17T23:56:17-08:00May 25th, 2018|Breakfast, Breatfeeding, Eat, Family, Snacks, Vegetarian|4 Comments

Mornings can be hectic and rushed whether you're a mom or not, and it's easy to skip the most important meal of the day. These healthy breakfast bars are super easy to grab while you run out the door or scarf down while you're breastfeeding your baby, or if you have more time you can enjoy one of my new favourite breakfasts by adding chia pudding and fruit, check out the full [...]

9 05, 2018

Breastfeeding Tips – 5 Tips to Help You Breastfeed Successfully

2020-02-17T23:49:49-08:00May 9th, 2018|Babies, Breatfeeding, Family|8 Comments

From my experience, I can tell you that breastfeeding is hard, but personally, I find it to be so worth it and truly rewarding. Breastfeeding isn't for everyone and there are no judgments if it isn't for you, but the fact that you're reading this tells me you want to give yourself the best chance for success and I want to be able to help you out as much as I can. Below [...]

8 05, 2018

The First 3 Months of Motherhood – Breastfeeding is Hard

2020-02-17T23:50:05-08:00May 8th, 2018|Babies, Breatfeeding, Family|4 Comments

The secret thing that no one tells you about until you're very late in your pregnancy or starting to struggle with it yourself, is that breastfeeding is really hard. It's extremely rare that a newborn baby will squirm up to your boob, pop themselves on, and began to drink back that delicious milk with little to no effort. In reality, newborn babies are barely aware, have super tiny mouths and need to be [...]

23 03, 2018

7 Nursing Essentials to Help You on Your Breastfeeding Journey

2020-02-17T23:51:47-08:00March 23rd, 2018|Babies, Breatfeeding, Family|7 Comments

If you're planning on breastfeeding your baby good for you! Breastfeeding isn't for everyone. It can be a very hard and long journey before everything clicks, but it is so so rewarding once you get there, and I wouldn't trade the experience for anything. There are some different tricks to get a proper latch and help your supply, but I'll expand on that in a later breastfeeding tips post, for now I'll [...]